Life is tough, but it's tougher when you're stupid.
We don't see things as they are, we see them as we are.
Hard work, disciplined habits, modesty in living, contentment and cheerfulness.
I am an American; free born and free bred, where I acknowledge no man as my superior, except for his own worth, or as my inferior, except for his own demerit.
To be a princess is to play at life. To be a queen is to be a serious player...The purpose of life as a woman is to ascend to the throne and rule with heart.
The gentleman understands rightousness, the petty man understands interest.
We were all at once terribly alone; and alone we must see it through.
Just as modern motorways have no room for ox-carts or wandering pedestrians, so modern society has little place for lives and ways that are too eccentric.
If you want a happy ending, that depends, of course, on where you stop your story.
Life is not an exact science, it is an art.
As far as we can discern, the sole purpose of human existence is to kindle a light of meaning in the darkness of mere being.
Is it progress if a cannibal uses a fork?
Quick sensitivity is inseperable from a ready understanding.
That's the trouble with the world. We all despise ourselves.
You can give in to the failure messages and be a bitter deadbeat of excuses. Or you can choose to be happy and positive and excited about life.
Life's a journey, not a destination.
People do not like to think. If one thinks, one must reach conclusions. Conclusions are not always pleasant.
Dwell on the beauty of life. Watch the stars, and see yourself running with them
Live your life as an Exclamation rather than an Explanation
Open your eyes, look within. Are you satisfied with the life you're living?
Life is made up of marble and mud.